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Old 01-29-2014, 04:33 AM   #1
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LXer: FileZilla, Other Open-Source Software From 'Right' Sources Is Safe


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A basic tenant of open-source software security has long been the idea that since the code is open, anyone can look inside to see if there is something that shouldn't be there. It's a truth that does work and many of us who use open-source software daily, accept it as such. That's why some recent news about a Trojan in a popular File Transfer Protocol (FTP) program is a potential cause for concern.

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